Choir preparing for US tour

Details of the Choir's forthcoming tour to the United States.

Sidney Sussex Chapel Choir will soon be heading across the Atlantic for a tour of California and Las Vegas. The Choir will be singing at a range of services and concerts, conducted by Osborn Director of Music, Dr David Skinner. Repertoire will include Renaissance music by Taverner, Lassus, Byrd, and Victoria, and twentieth-century English music by Parry, Howells, and Vaughan Williams. Encores will include compositions by Grammy-award winning composer Eric Whitacre, who is Composer in Residence at Sidney Sussex.

Members of the Choir are looking forward to meeting American-based members of the College and to forging new friendships.

  • Grace Cathedral, San Francisco
    Wednesday 18th July, 19.30 (Admission free, with retiring collection)
  • Memorial Church, Stanford University
    Thursday 19th July, 20.00 (Admission free, with retiring collection) 
  • Green Valley Presbyterian Church, Henderson, Nevada
    Saturday 21st July, 19.30 ( Admission free, with retiring collection)
  • Fresno City College, California
    Tuesday 24th July, 19.00 (Admission free, with retiring collection)
  • Carmel Mission Basilica, California
    Wednesday 25th July, 19.30 (Admission free, with retiring collection)
  • First United Methodist Church, Santa Barbara, California
    Sunday 29th July, 19.00 (Tickets: $20.00 General Admission, $15.00 Students/Seniors)
    Tickets available at the door or at Garvin Theater Box Office

More details about the venues can be found on the Cambridge in America website.

For further information please contact the Osborn Director of Music, Dr David Skinner (director.music@sid.cam.ac.uk)